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US Recovery Tracker slows to a crawl

Posted by Gregory Daco on Sep 25, 2020 11:42:25 AM

Our US Recovery Tracker rose only 0.2ppts to 81.3 in the week ended Sept 11. Again fostering much of the gain was an improving public health...

Our Recovery Tracker rose 1.1ppt for a second consecutive week, reaching 79.1 in the week ended Aug 14. Growth in four of the six dimensions...

Our US Recovery Tracker rose 1.3ppts to 78 in the week ended August 7th – the largest gain since mid-June. Supporting the weekly rise were the...

High-frequency indicators signal the recovery is stuck in a lull.

  • Our US Recovery Tracker fell 0.2ppts to 76.2 in the week ended July 31....

US Recovery Tracker reveals a fragile economy

Posted by Oren Klachkin on Aug 7, 2020 2:27:53 PM

  • Our Recovery Tracker fell 0.7ppts to 76.5 in the week ended July 24. Four of the tracker’s six sub-categories declined, with the health index...
  • Our Recovery Tracker rebounded slightly in the week ended July 17, rising 0.6ppts to 76.9. While the small weekly gain is no doubt encouraging,...

US Recovery Tracker shifts into reverse

Posted by Gregory Daco on Jul 24, 2020 2:41:31 PM

  • The foundations to this recovery are cracking under the weight of a mismanaged health crisis. Our Recovery Tracker fell for the third time in...

Three of the most populous states, including hard-hit New York, have aging healthcare workforces that may be more vulnerable to the novel...

Understanding the US-China Trade Relationship

Posted by Economic Impact on Jan 10, 2017 9:44:15 PM

The US-China Business Council commissioned Oxford Economics to assess the overall impact of the trade and economic relationship with China on...